Part Time Hand Therapist-Occupational Therapist - Ottumwa, IA

Job ID 290442
Part Time
115 South Washington St
Ottumwa, IA 52501

Job Description

Certified hand therapists (CHT) and occupational therapist aspiring to become a CHT- we are hiring in Ottumwa, IA


Select Physical Therapy  in Ottumwa  is seeking a part time occupational therapist or physical therapist hand therapist for our outpatient orthopedic location center. A certified hand therapist (CHT) is HIGHLY preferred, but we are willing to consider occupational therapists (OT) with a level II fieldwork in hands (required). We CAN mentor an occupational therapist or physical therapists aspiring to be a certified hand therapist.


We have a network of hand therapists and certified hand therapists for support and welcome experienced hand therapists and certified hand therapists to join a national leader in hand therapy. 


We are looking for a dynamic individual ready to grow and continue developing our hand programs in your community.

Compensation: $35.00-$45.00/hour depending on experience and certifications




  • Responsible for the evaluation, plan of care, treatment, re-evaluation, discharge, and appropriate communications of high quality hand therapy services to patients and customers.
  • Develop treatment plans, supervise assistants and aides, contribute to case management, and provide quality patient care.
  • Maintain positive level of interaction with facilities and clients. Enhance and expand client relations with facilities and their staff.
  • Stay current and up to date with Occupational Therapy research and employ Evidence Based Practice (RCB, clinician expertise, patient perception).


Minimum Qualificaitons:

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school for Occupational Therapy or Physical Therapy
  • National registration and state licensure or registration REQUIRED.
  • Level II field work or Hand Therapy clinical rotation in school in lieu of two years of hand therapy experience.

Perferred Qualifications:

  • Specialty certification or licensure in Hand Therapy or able to sit for exam.
  • Minimum of two years experience in application of custom splinting pre and post-op orthopedic required.
  • Minimum two years in adult rehabilitation; hand and splinting experience required.
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.

Additional Data

Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.